Security cameras. License plate readers. Smartphone trackers. Drones. We’re being watched 24/7. What happens when all those data streams fuse into one?ONE AFTERNOON IN the fall of 2019, in a grand old office building near the Arc de Triomphe, I was… Read More ›
90 ADVOCACY GROUPS BEG TECH TITANS ‘DO NOT SELL THIS’ TO U.S. GOV OR IT WILL BE USED AGAINST US ALL!
What has 90 Advocacy Groups screaming to the Tech Titans of Google, Amazon and Microsoft to ‘not sell this’ to the U.S. Government or they will use it to exploit us all. It is racist, it is discriminatory it is… Read More ›
This is how blockchain and tokens will be used in the very near future. How will you avoid this? Not travel??? This is coming soon.
New technologies are helping to tackle one of the great scourges of air travel – airport queues. But at what cost to our privacy? Queues to check-in and drop your bags, at security, at passport control and finally queues at your… Read More ›
NEW DELHI—India’s highest court ruled that the world’s largest biometric identification database doesn’t infringe on citizens’ privacy rights—but needs some new limitations. The country’s controversial Aadhaar program uses photos, finger and eye scans and has already signed up more than 1… Read More ›
New app Findface manages to identify people in a crowd. The new Russian app, FindFace, allows users to photograph people in a crowd and work out their identities, with 70 per cent reliability. The app works by comparing photographs to profile pictures… Read More ›
This fall, MasterCard will start experimenting with a new program: approving online purchases with a facial scan. At checkout, you’ll be asked to hold up your phone and snap a photo. MasterCard’s thinking? It’s easier than remembering a password. “The new generation,… Read More ›
Windows 10 Will Log You In Using Your Biometric Data -news.filehippo.com Are you looking forward to Windows 10? Many people are thanks to the resounding disappointment Windows 8 seemed to be with the masses. The last Windows version I used… Read More ›
Leaked Document Reveals Upcoming Biometric Experiments at US Customs – motherboard.vice.com The facial recognition pilot program launched last week by US Customs and Border Protection, which civil liberties advocates say could lead to new potentially privacy-invading programs, is just the… Read More ›
SMILE’ – U.S. Customs Quietly Launches Facial Recognition Experiment at DC Airport. By Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai Gearing up for the mark of the Beast The next time you come back from overseas and flash your American passport at Washington, DC’s Dulles… Read More ›